Journal article

Functional alteration of red blood cells by a megadalton protein of Plasmodium falciparum

Fiona K Glenister, Kate M Fernandez, Lev M Kats, Eric Hanssen, Narla Mohandas, Ross L Coppel, Brian M Cooke

Blood | AMER SOC HEMATOLOGY | Published : 2009


Awarded by National Institutes of Health

Funding Acknowledgements

We thank Prof Leann Tilley (La Trobe University) for providing equinatoxin II and Dr Catherine Braun- Breton, (University Mont-pellier 2, Montpellier, France) for providing the mouse anti-SBP1 antibodies. We acknowledge the Australian Red Cross Blood Service for providing human red blood cells for malaria culture. We acknowledge financial support from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) of Australia and the National Institutes of Health (grants DK32094 and AI44008). B. M. C. is an NHMRC Senior Research Fellow.